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Logikor Announces its New Name-Stridas

By CIOReview | Monday, October 12, 2020

Stridas is well-positioned to help logistics customers navigate and benefit from the technology revolution.

FREMONT, CA: Logikor, headquartered in Cincinnati Ohio, announces its new name, Stridas, effective from October 1, 2020. Stridas has emerged significantly from its formation in 2012 as the U.S.-based affiliate of Canadian logistics company Logikor. The new name Stridas better shows the company's evolution and future direction as an innovator in the logistics industry. As the name and tagline 'Fueling Logistics Innovation' suggest, the company's focus is on leveraging people, processes and industry-leading technologies to drive forward growth for its customers.

The company is headed by Chris Painter, an expert logistics executive with a track record of driving largescale growth. Before establishing Logikor, Painter led his prior company to more than $300M in sales and positioned it for later acquisition by an international, multi-billion-dollar logistics firm. While several companies in the industry are cutting back, Stridas continues to invest in people, infrastructure and technology as part of its five-year growth plan driving toward $200M in sales.

Consistent with its five-year plan, the firm has added major abilities to its executive team. John Hutchinson came to the organization as Chief Operating Officer in 2019. Hutchinson brings a robust technology, solutions and leadership background from his previous responsibility as President of a digital consulting company and as CEO of a global software company.

Matt Foley came to Stridas as Vice President of Brokerage Operations. Foley brings 15 years of expertise in the freight industry, including several years leading a large freight brokerage operation, and being a strategic advisor to a venture capital group visioned on funding emerging technologies in transportation.

The freight industry is dynamic than ever before, and technology is pioneering the coming disruption. Stridas is a catalyst for change, and its team is passionate about helping good people execute great transportation solutions. Headquartered in Cincinnati, Stridas has a passion for supporting good people execute great transportation solutions. Stridas collaborates with firms throughout North America and in several industries to manage individual shipments and to design and operate entire freight networks.